Most people with early symptoms of arthritis try to self-treat initially. If symptoms persist, they usually consult with a doctor. Even then, there are many treatment options and decisions to make. Over time, it is not uncommon for arthritis patients to switch medications or try complementary treatments if they feel pain relief is inadequate.
It is important to recognize when your current treatment is ineffective. First, you must consider why relief may be insufficient. I have compiled a list of possible reasons. It could be the treatment -- but it could also be due to other factors. Full article: 10 Reasons You May Have Inadequate Relief From Arthritis Pain.
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